2019 NZLC Fees

2019 Fees – All new service fees will apply for enrolments received after 1 Nov 2018. However, for “Homestay” and “City Accommodation” fee, 2019 homestay/accommodation fees will apply from 1st Jan 2019 (if students’ homestay start in 2018 and continues into 2019, prices will be adjusted accordingly with the start of the new year).

Tuition Fees / Full Time

1 to 11 weeks$420 p/w
12 to 23 weeks$415 p/w
24 to 35 weeks$410 p/w
36 + weeks$400 p/w
10 weeks$4200
12 weeks$5040
CELTA – 5 weeks$3400
TESOL – 5 weeks$2600
TECSOL – 5 weeks$2600
1 to 11 weeks$440 p/w
12 to 23 weeks$435 p/w
24 to 35 weeks$430 p/w
36 + weeks$420 p/w


English + Activities (seasonal)$590

Tuition Fees / Part Time

Am Classes: Monday to Friday x 3 hours

1 week +$350 p/w

PM Classes: Monday to Thursday x 2 hours

1 week +$210 p/w

Friday PM: 2 hours

1 week +$200 p/w

(no fee applies when combined with another NZLC Auckland course)

Services Fees

For students 18 years and over (Homestay / Apartment)$250
For students under 18 years old (Only Homestay option applies)$250

Young Learners (under 18): If NZLC is not satisfied with the submitted “NZLC Education Consultant Appointed Homestay” or “Designated Caregiver” forms, or with the interview process, a $250 assessment and processing fee will apply. A $250 assessment and processing fee will be charged for all students who intend to stay with a “Designated Caregiver” for 5 weeks or longer.

18 years and over$290 per week ($42 per additional night)
Under 18 years – HALF Board$320 per week ($46 per additional night)
Under 18 years – FULL Board$350 per week ($50 per additional night)


•    For Family/Friends – Twin share options are available
•    Extra fees may apply for any special requests
•    Check in – weekend prior to course start date / Check out – weekend of course completion
•    2020 rates apply from 1 Jan 2020

Each school can provide hostel / student accommodation options and rates. See more.

Orbit Lite
*Orbit Lite is only suitable for students whose study length is over 50% of their visa period.

1 month (44 days)$34
2 months (74 days)$65
3 months (104 days)$84
4 months (134 days)$99
5 months (164 days)$125
6 months (194 days)$149
7 months (224 days)$175
8 months (254 days)$199
9 months (284 days)$224
10 months (314 days)$248
11 months (344 days)$273
12 months (365 days)$290

*See Orbit Protect Insurance for International Students

Southern Cross

1 month$70
2 months$139
3 months$173
4 months$211
5 months$263
6 months$316
7 months$369
8 months$421
9 months$474
10 months$526
11 months$579
12 months$633

*See Southern Cross Travel Insurance for International Students

Auckland One Way (Adult)$130
Auckland Return (Adult)$220
Auckland One Way (Young Learners – under 18)$130
Auckland Return (Young Learners – under 18)$250 with departure check in assistance


Wellington One Way$75
Wellington Return$120

All NZLC students can receive FREE support for job search assistance (including CV writing, interview skills, tips on how to find a job in New Zealand and assistance with an IRD number application)

Specials & Packages

Placement in paid or unpaid positions$250 – $800 (conditions apply)
English + Sports/Culture/Rugby/Farm Stay ExperienceFrom $250 + Actual Cost
Au Pair PlacementUp to $400 (conditions apply)

Students can enrol for a combined course of 12 weeks at both the Wellington and Auckland campuses and receive two one way domestic tickets between Auckland and Wellington. Advance booking and special conditions apply – Check the NZLC City Link conditions.

No.of peopleEnrolment FeeAccommodation Arrangement feeAuckland Airport Transfer Wellington Airport Transfer
                      One-wayReturn One-wayReturn
1$200$200 (YL* $250)$120$200$60$100
2$100$100 (YL*$125)$90$150$45$75
3$75$75 (YL*$100)$75$125$40$65
4 – 7$50$50 (YL*$75)$60$100$30$50

Material fees / Textbook Policy

Textbooks$100 deposit

$100 will be charged on the offer letter and $50 will be refunded on return of the textbook in
acceptable condition. For ‘City Link’ and ‘School Transfer’ only one Textbook/Material fee applies
and this will appear on the first school’s offer letter. $50 will be refunded by the second school.
No textbook deposit is required for students joining Young Learner / TOEIC / CELTA.

Material Fee $100

Non-refundable, each student will receive their own textbook to keep.